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Call for Proposals Extended!

The call for abstracts/proposals to 2017 Research Symposium has been extended to Monday, March 6th! All students from Georgia Southern University are invited to apply. The Research Symposium is a conference style showcase of undergraduate and graduate student research across multiple disciplines. This event includes speakers, poster and oral presentation sessions from all academic disciplines.

The Research Symposium will be held on APRIL 14, 2017 in Statesboro, GA at the Nessmith-Lane Conference Center on the Georgia Southern University campus.  (Map)


Abstract/Proposal Submission Deadline: March 6, 2017


PRESENTATION TOPICS                                                                             

·         Business Administration

·         Public Health & Well-being

·         Natural and Physical Sciences

·         Education and Learning

·         Engineering and Material Sciences

·         Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

·         Exercise Science and Human Performance

·         Computer Science and Information Technology


Abstract/proposals submissions will be considered for poster presentations, oral presentations, or performing or visual arts. A faculty advisor is required for submission. Space is limited; not every submission will be chosen.  A review committee will evaluate each submission for content and relevance. Abstracts can be submitted under only ONE topic area and must include an abstract synopsis of 300 words or less.  All presenters must register for the Symposium online at


All final presentations will also be uploaded to Digital Commons.


For more information or to ask questions about the Annual Research Symposium, please contact Kim Iannacone at

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